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Ridgeway, South Carolina
Welcome to Ridgeway ...
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Ridgeway has a population of 284 people<2> (see below for details).
We don't have a date for the establishment of Ridgeway.
Ridgeway is 620 feet [189 m] above sea level.<3>.
Time Zone: Ridgeway lies in the Eastern Time Zone (EST/EDT) and observes daylight saving time
Ridgeway lies within the (803) area code.
The ZIP code for Ridgeway: 29130<4>
Websites for Ridgeway ...
Chamber of Commerce: www.fairfieldchamber.org/
Although we don't have any websites that are specific to Ridgeway, the following might be of interest:
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Ridgeway had an population of 284 people. This is a decrease of 10.97% since the 2010 Census (or a decrease of 13.41% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Ridgeway had a population of 319 people. This makes Ridgeway the county's 2nd most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 319 people, the population of Ridgeway decreased 2.74% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 328 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Ridgeway.
Communities Also Named Ridgeway ...
Using our Gazetteer, we have found that there are 36 communities that are also named Ridgeway - they are located in Alaska, Arkansas, Connecticut, Georgia (3), Indiana (2), Iowa, Kansas (3), Kentucky, Maryland (2), Michigan (2), Minnesota, Missouri (2), Montana, New Jersey, New York (2), North Carolina, Ohio (3), Ontario, Tennessee, Texas, Virginia (3), West Virginia and Wisconsin.
For more information, see our Tidbits & Trivia Page for Ridgeway.
Communities near Ridgeway ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Ridgeway.
To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...
We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.
We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around Ridgeway. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Ridgeway.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Ridgeway. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around Ridgeway.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Ridgeway. See our Newspapers Page for Ridgeway.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Ridgeway ...
Looking for more information about Ridgeway? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.
In addition to the Tourism page for Ridgeway, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Ridgeway.
Adding Ridgeway to Our Gazetteer ...
We originally found mention of Ridgeway in both the FIPS-55 and the GNIS. For more information, see the FIPS and GNIS Codes sections on our Miscellaneous Page.
In addition, our notes show that the earliest dated mention that we've found for Ridgeway was in the Business Atlas and Shippers' Guide (1895).
We also found Ridgeway on a map titled Rand McNally Map of South Carolina (1911).
For more details about the above, see References and Mentions for Ridgeway on our Genealogy Page.
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Off-the-Road Links ...
Unfortunately, we don't know of a website for Ridgeway. If you can help, please contact us through our Feedback Page.
The official website for State of South Carolina: https://sc.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Apr 2022